Weekend Cardigan – Indigenous Designs $90 Fair Trade Certified 100% Organic Cotton Low Impact Dyes One day, hopefully in the not too distant future, we will no longer call it “eco fashion”. There will be one symbol on the tag showing that the materials are eco-friendly and the company is fair in its dealings. These items … Continue reading
Bliss!! I cannot lie. I have a huge thing for beautiful fabrics and fabric prints. A couple years ago I fell head over heals, madly, deeply in love with Amy Butler’s bright, passionate, joy-filled designs. I knew then and there that we needed Amy Butler on Team Organic. So… About a year and a half ago … Continue reading
Marc Weisskopf, assistant professor of environmental and occupational epidemiology, discusses a study that finds children exposed to higher levels of pesticides known as organophosphates could have a higher risk of being diagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).
Uzbekistan, a central Asian republic, is the 2nd largest exporter of cotton in the world. cotton irrigation and pesticide use have caused environmental catastrophe teachers take their children to work in the fields as ordered by the state adult and child workers drink out of the tainted irrigation canals they are forced to sell the cotton … Continue reading
http://www.volksfaden.de Dahlia Dots Rasberry Organic Dots Raspberry 100% Organic Cotton Sheeting, Herbal Dyes, GOTS certified, Made in India Hand wash, cold water with a mild detergent http://www.volksfaden.de Nearseanaturals.com Gingham Rose … Continue reading
Bravo H&M!!!! It is a good start. H&Ms first eco-friendly, flower-filled spring line, The Garden Collection. With fabric made using organic and recycled materials, The Garden Collection brings together flowy, feminine designs inspired by green gardens, sunny landscapes, and 70s hippie chic. The collection hits H&M stores March 25th. Video by FabSugar! Thanks to Starre Vartan … Continue reading
“We measured umbilical cord blood in babies. We found an average of 200 different industrial chemicals in their cord blood at birth. Of the total 287 chemicals we detected, 180 are known to cause cancer in humans and 217 are toxic to the brain and nervous system.” Dr. Greene, Grist Interview 07, talking about a … Continue reading
These lovely prints speak for themselves. Umbrella Prints Hand screenprinted fabric Elephants in olive Organic hemp/cotton 69cm x 69cm $35.00USD Betz White Hammock Stripe Organic hemp/cotton Canvas – 1 yard- $68.00 Umbrella Prints Hand screenprinted fabric piece Organic hemp/cotton 50cm X 45cm – $18.00 USD- Hearts in Stormboy Blue- Home Sweet Minileaves in Apple Green- … Continue reading